Statewide Assessment

2022-2023 Summative Assessment Test Dates

NSCAS Growth Fall Window
Aug 15 – Sep 30, 2022


NSCAS Growth Winter Window
Dec 1, 2022 – Jan 31, 2023

(holiday downtime Dec 22, 2022 – Jan 3, 2023)


NSCAS Growth & Science

Apr 3 – May 12, 2023

NSCAS Alternate Window
Apr 3 – May 5, 2023


Make-up Testing Only
May 8 – May 12, 2023

Test Window 1

Standard Administration (Paper): March 21, 2023
Accommodations Administration (Paper): March 21-24 & March 27-31, 2023
Standard & ACT-Authorized Accommodations (Online): March 21-23 & March 28-30, 2023


Test Window 2

Standard Administration (Paper): April 4, 2023
Accommodations Administration (Paper): April 4-7 & April 10-14
Standard & ACT-Authorized Accommodations (Online): April 4-6 & April 11-13


Test Window 3 – Makeup Test Only

Standard Administration (Paper): April 18, 2023
Accommodations Administration (Paper): April 18-21 & April 24-28
Standard & ACT-Authorized Accommodations (Online): April 18-20 & April 25-27

ELPA21

Feb. 6, 2023 – March 17, 2023

Download a complete 2022-2023 NSCAS Testing Windows pdf (includes New/Exiting Student Cutoff Dates)

NSCAS Summative Assessments

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Updated September 13, 2022 3:49pm